Hey, LA friends, I’ll be in town to participate in the UCLA Film & TV Archive’s tribute to Penelope Spheeris on January 29th! “Dudes,” my first feature which Penelope directed, will be screened at the Billy Wilder Theater followed by a Q&A with Penelope, Jon Cryer, and Yours Truly. See you there!Read More
When a mysterious pop band moves into the old house next door, a bored teenager suddenly finds excitement in her dull suburban Oslo life. She falls under the spell of the band’s charismatic singer only to learn that being cool has a price.Read More
The call came out of the blue. It was an agent who covered New Media at my agency. “How would you like to write a video game?” he asked.
“Love to,” I said. “I’ve always been interested in the medium.”
The agent went on to say there was this company called Neversoft and they wanted to make a Western game and they read a script of mine and really liked it and wanted to meet with me to discuss it.Read More
I visited the “King of the Road” set the night they were filming the opening drag race.
As the stunt drivers were settling behind the wheels of their respective cars, I asked director Tom Holland who was starting the race. He looked at me with a twinkle in his eye and yelled, “Wardrobe!”Read More
We often think about what might have been.
What might have been had we married our high school sweethearts. What might have been had we chosen a different career. What might have been had we zigged instead of zagged….
And in my case what might have been had a film called Sunset Strip turned out differently.Read More